Letter to the editor: In defense of Dr. Carson’s comments

To the editor:Apologize? Really? A recent letter writer claimed that Dr. Ben Carson should apologize for saying what a million American Christians are...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘My thoughts, prayers are with you’

To the editor:I recently had the privilege to be a candidate for the Olentangy school board. I attended Olentangy as a student and now my children att...

November 9th, 2015 updated: November 9th, 2015. |  


Gloria and her family love red beets as well

Gloria and her family love red beets as well

Fall is here — along with its beautifully colored leaves, the aroma of fields being harvested, and cool, rainy days. Daniel wants to set up our ...

November 8th, 2015 |  



Nicole Fowles: Library hosting ‘write-ins’ for NaNoWriMo

Nicole Fowles: Library hosting ‘write-ins’ for NaNoWriMo

“Everyone has a story inside of them.” At least that’s the philosophy behind National Novel Writing Month.On Nov. 1, the National No...

November 7th, 2015 |  


David Hejmanowski: Not all amendments pass muster

David Hejmanowski: Not all amendments pass muster

“Why don’t they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning anything? If it works as well as prohibition did, in fiv...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Sheriff Martin: Policing has become more difficult

Sheriff Martin: Policing has become more difficult

In recent weeks we have seen over and over the video clip of the school resource officer pulling the girl from her desk and dragging her across the fl...

November 6th, 2015 |  


On religion: We all need to be saints

On religion: We all need to be saints

Last Sunday during worship, we celebrated All Saints’ Day. In the Presbyterian Church USA, a saint is anyone who claims Jesus Christ as their Lo...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Brad Ross: Keeping our kids connected to outdoors

Brad Ross: Keeping our kids connected to outdoors

During a family dinner at a restaurant recently, my son was sharing his frustrations about trying to get his 7- and 5-year-old boys to put down their...

November 5th, 2015 |  


‘Presidential hopefuls don’t merit sympathy’

To the editor:I was discomforted during the recent Republican presidential debate. Here are basically good and able people anxious to make a showing t...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Tom Burns: There’s football in the sky, too

Tom Burns: There’s football in the sky, too

Ah, autumn. The maples are on fire, and practically every local radio and television station, newspaper and coworker hanging out at the water cooler i...

November 2nd, 2015 |